English Language Development

ELD Support

Clovis Unified School District offers comprehensive support for students learning English as a second language from PreK through high school. The program’s philosophy is driven by the district’s first aim: To Maximize Achievement for ALL Students! Our goals for English Learners and the program includes:Student at desk smiling at camera

  • Achieving proficiency in Speaking, Reading, and Writing in the English language;
  • Providing consistent access to English Language Development;
  • Assessments that address all of modes of language;
  • Access to challenging core instruction and learning;
  • Providing meaningful activities that are meaningful and that express appreciation for various cultures and languages.

California Department of Education

California ELD Standards: The current list of California ELD Standards

ELA/ELD Framework: The latest edition of the ELA Framework with embedded ELD Standards

CUSD ELD System and Requirements

Reclassification Information: Information about our district reclassification process and requirements

Additional Teacher Resources

ELD Methods: 14 videos modeling ELD methods.  Includes teacher training and student interactions.

ELD Strategies: Some effective strategies to use during ELD instruction

ELD Materials & Resources: Materials to help teachers of EL students

ELD Research and Professional Reading: The latest and greatest information for teachers and administrators.

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